UMO Set to Host Career Forum

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive (UMO) Tillman School of Business will hold a career forum on Tuesday, March 19 in Southern Bank Auditorium. The event, which begins at 11 AM, is open to the public.

The forum provides attendees with the opportunity to hear successful UMO alumni discuss their educational and career experiences. This year’s panelists are: Kate Whetsell of Enviva Biomass; Jackie Hawes of Hawes Funeral Home & Cremations; Charlotte Watson of Wayne UNC Health; Kenisha Armstrong of Murdoch Developmental Center, and Vince J. Watson of Smithfield Foods.

For more information, contact Deborah M. Houston at

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, in Smithfield at Johnston Community College, and online.  For more information,